August 10, 2010 IFMA Capital Chapter Meeting Agenda
Upcoming Events and Opportunities August 24, 2010 - IFMA 2-Day CFM Exam Review Omni Shoreham, All day August 26 - 27, 2010 - SAME/IFMA FM Workshop Omni Shoreham, All day September 14, 2010 - Orientation and Educational Program: Making Your Commercial Facility Part of the Green Movement, Location TBD, 8 - 10 AM
September 23 - SOME/CET Speed Interviewing in DC - time to be announced September 30 - Partner Expo and Member Happy Hour at Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) in Reston! Check the website for details!
Communications Team We provide forums for chapter members to share best practices, ask questions and receive valuable information. We create the theme and content for the Capital News, our bi-monthly newsletter and photograph the Capital Chapter events. We are always looking for members, see John if you are interested.
Team lead: John Netzel, CFM
Community Service Team We develop relationships with organizations in the local area who could benefit from the assistance of the Capital Chapter. We do this through fundraisers, scholarships and special events to raise awareness and get local facility managers more involved in the community. See Kristen if you are interested in joining us!
Team lead: Kristen Parnes, CFM
Membership Services Team We grow and retain Chapter membership through active member recruitment and participation in programs. We want to grow the membership to strengthen the chapter and enrich the profession and careers of FM professionals. See Sarah or Erin in you want to work with our team.
Co-team leads: Sarah Gabriel and Erin Figueroa
Education Team We provide a variety of professional development opportunities to Capital Chapter members through: Programs Team - develops monthly educational programs Emerging Leaders Team - helps professionals transition into facility management through networking activities and events Credentials Team - advocates and promotes IFMA credentials Networks Team - promotes networking opportunities Co-team leads: Judie Cooper, CFM and Alex Neyhart
Special Events Team We engage members by creating entertaining networking and celebratory events, such as the annual golf outing and holiday party, while raising funds for the benefit of the chapter. We would love to have you join our team; just see Elizabeth. Team Lead: Elizabeth Naccache
Partnership Team We generate sponsorship dollars to make sure the chapter has the resources to present valuable programs, events, education and other important activities for members. We also provide the opportunity for partners to gain valuable exposure for their product or service. We are always happy to welcome new members - see Geoff. Team Lead: Geoff Snavely
We would enjoy welcoming you to any of the teams or committees in the Capital Chapter - please let us know how we can help make your membership more valuable to you.
Executive Committee Geoff Snavely, LEED AP VP, Partnership & Communications Kim Dize, FMA President Kelly Hill, CFM VP, Finance & Administration Wendy Shapiro VP, Education & Community Service Steve Roberts, CFM VP, Membership & Special Events John Mackay, CFM Past President
Reaching High Fruit at the National Gallery of Art Presented by: David Samec, P.E., CFM August 10, 2010